Competitive Programs

COMPETITIVE PROGRAMS

*2017-2018 Membership Package*

FOR NEW COMPETITIVE PROGRAM MEMBERS: NEW MEMBER CHECKLIST

PARENT HANDBOOK

REGISTRATION FOR ALL COMPETITIVE PROGRAMS IS SEPTEMBER 1, 2017

REGISTRATION FOR SESSIONAL PROGRAMS - RETURNING MEMBERS IS SEPTEMBER 1, 2017

REGISTRATION FOR SESSIONAL (LTCS) PROGRAMS - NEW MEMBERS IS SEPTEMBER 8, 2017


Cascade Swim Club offers 9 Competitive programs.  Each program is specific and designed based on swimmer's abilities, age group and Cascade's Long Term Athlete Development Model.

Our competitive programs primarily run from September through to June.  Programs do continue on after this point based on the individual swimmer and the meets for which they have qualified for.

PROGRAMS

PERFORMANCE (14&U/15&O/Varsity-Independent) 
15+ YEAR OLD SWIMMERS, 6-10 TRAINING PRACTICES (REP) 90-120 MINUTES EACH +


12-14 YEAR OLD SWIMMERS, 6-8 TRAINING PRACTICES (REP) 90 MINUTES EACH +

SENIOR SELECT

15+ YEAR OLD SWIMMERS, 6-8 TRAINING PRACTICES 90 MINUTES EACH (MRU)

TAG GOLD (FORMERLY AGE GROUP 1)
11-15 YEAR OLD SWIMMERS, 4-6 TRAINING PRACTICES (
REP/MRU^) 90 MINUTES EACH +

TAG BLUE (FORMERLY AGE GROUP 2)
11-13 YEAR OLD SWIMMERS, 4-5 TRAINING PRACTICES (
REP/MRU^) 90 MINUTES EACH +

JAG BLUE (FORMERLY AGE GROUP 3 AND JUNIOR AGE GROUP)
11+ YEAR OLD SWIMMERS, 4 TRAINING PRACTICES (REP) 60 - 90 MINUTES EACH +

JAG GOLD (FORMERLY 10&UNDER)

8-10 YEAR OLD SWIMMERS (10&U), 4 TRAINING PRACTICES (CM/REP^) 60 - 90 MINUTES EACH +

OLYMPIC WAY
6-9 YEAR OLD SWIMMERS, 3 TRAINING PRACTICES (AC/CM*) 60 MINUTES EACH + 

~ - Tuesday & Thursday AM

* - Friday Practices

^ - Saturday Practices

# - Sunday Practices

 

POOLS

Cascade Swim Club runs primarily out of four pools in Calgary's South.  Each pool offers a specific program and schedule.  

MAPS of Cascade pool and program locations

POOLS PROGRAMS
Acadia Pool JAG Gold, Olympic Way, Sessional
Canyon Meadows Pool JAG Gold, Olympic Way, Sessional
Mount Royal University Pool Senior Select, Senior XT
Talisman Centre Performance*, TAG Gold, Tag Blue, Jag Blue

*Performance swimmers follow a swimmer specific schedule

~ These are the primary pools these groups swim out of, please see the the 2017-2018 Member Package for full pool schedule details.

 

FEES

Fees for 2017-2018 (30 Aug Correction on payment plan calculation)

There are two options for you to set up your fees:

1) Annual Payment - you pay all fees and membership dues, upfront.  By choosing this option you will receive a 3% discount on your MEMBERSHIP FEES.

2) Payment Plan - Your Membership fees will be split into 8 equal payments from September 1 - April 1.  Your initial payment will include Fees (officiating/fundraising/auction, etc) and 1/8th of your Membership are due upon first payment.     

We accept cash, checks and VISA/Mastercard (subject to 3% admin fee)

 

VOLUNTEER COMMITMENTS

Our club could not run without the help and dedication of our volunteers.  As part of supporting your competitive club commitments, volunteer hours are required to be filled at swim meets, bingos and casinos.  There are optional family fundraising opportunities in which your volunteer hours will be appreciated and counted for! 


 

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